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1 GB 5%
1 IT 5%
1 DE 5%
4 ZA 2%
4 PT 2%
Unknown 77%
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Humanities 8 24%
Social Sciences 8 24%
Earth Sciences 5 15%
Biological Sciences 4 12%
Chemistry 3 9%
Other 5 15%
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Post Doc 7 21%
Ph.D. Student 5 15%
Student (Master) 4 12%
Researcher (at an Academic Institution) 4 12%
Professor 3 9%
Other 10 30%
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